TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Jul 7, 2017

Circuit Court Judge Ben W. Hooper II has informed the governor that he will retire effective Aug. 31, and therefore the Trial Court Vacancy Commission is accepting applications to fill the opening in the 4th Judicial District – Cocke, Grainger, Jefferson and Sevier Counties. Applicants must be residents of the district who are licensed attorneys, 30 years of age or older and residents of the state for five or more years. Applications are due by noon on Aug. 1.